Food Lovers Private Tour with Cooking Class

Tour Number

Activity Level

263971


Categories

Shopping, Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for tweens and older who are interested in cooking.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Explore the Farmer's Market and food shops


We'll start the tour at the heart of Ann Arbor's food scene - the Farmer's Market! Located in the historic Kerrytown neighborhood, the market offers a wide array of local produce, meat and other products. After exploring the Farmer's Market and gathering some seasonal produce to focus our meal around, we'll head on the hunt for other ingredients. Stops will include the world famous Zingerman's Delicatessen, where you'll have a chance to taste 100 year-old balsamic vinegar, amazing cheeses and meats, and anything else you'd like to sample. We'll also visit the local fishmonger and butcher, sample some smoked fish, and learn a little about Ann Arbor's hippie history with a stop at the People's Food Coop.

After our shopping bags are full we'll head back to the kitchen for a hands-on cooking class with the results of our hunting and gathering. You'll enjoy a delicious 3 or 4 course lunch that you helped to make!

Itinerary

We'll spend around 90 minutes exploring the Farmer's Market and nearby shops before heading back to the kitchen to cook. The next two hours will be spent preparing and eating lunch.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The tour will start at the Ann Arbor Farmer's Market. If you have your own transportation we can meet there, otherwise I can meet you at your accommodations and provide transportation.

End location: If transportation was provided I will return you to your accommodations at the end of the cooking class.

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

If required, transportation will be provided in my clean and air conditioned 2013 Toyota Corolla. It seats 3 passengers comfortably (4 if they're friendly!) and alternatives can be arranged for larger groups.

What’s Included

Tour fee includes transportation if needed and all food purchased for the cooking class.

What’s Extra

There's a lot of great shopping along the way, so you may want to bring some cash to cover any personal purchases you'd like to take home.

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